St. Philip Nerl School

3015 Chestnut Street,
Lafayette Hill, PA, 19444-0194
Tel: (610)828-3082
The purpose of St. Philip Neri School is to provide a foundation on which to build Catholic Christian values in each student.
Our first priority is to build Catholic beliefs, as handed down by the church, and to foster faith experience.
We educate our children for this world and the world to come.
We strive to give our students a solid set of religious, cultural, moral, and social values, which they can share with others.
We believe that for Christian values to grow, they must emanate from the home, be confirmed in the school, and provide the basis for a strong, vibrant Christian life.
Therefore, each student is "celebrated" as God's creation.
We see the Risen Christ in ourselves and others.
Parents, as primary educators, share their child with us.
We see and commit ourselves to provide the best possible development of the child.
Parents and teachers work together as a team for the benefit of the child.
Together, our goal is to build a community of faith and trust in which we can grow and learn.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 432 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade St. Philip Nerl School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 23 students
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount St. Joseph Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Congregation Or Ami Nur & Kdg (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Congregation Or Ami Nur & Kdg (0.7 miles away)
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    (610)828-1086
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    Plymouth Meeting , PA , 19462
    (610)828-2288
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    (610)828-0595
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